11th Graders Might Not Have To Take MCAS For 2022 Graduation RequirementHigh school juniors in Massachusetts might not be required to take the MCAS next month to graduate in 2022.
MCAS Tests For Spring Postponed For Grades 3-8 In MassachusettsMCAS testing for this spring is being postponed to later this year so it doesn't interfere with the state's plan to reopen schools full-time in April.
MCAS Alternative For Graduation Offered To 5,600 High School SeniorsHigh school seniors who have not passed the MCAS required to graduate can now meet the requirement by earning credit in a relevant course.
MCAS Changes Include Less Testing For Grades 3-8There will be changes to the duration and format of the MCAS due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Massachusetts Planning For Possible Take Home Version Of MCASThe state is considering a take-home version of the MCAS exam.
MCAS Tests Still Planned For Spring, Massachusetts Education Commissioner SaysMassachusetts students can expect to take the MCAS tests next spring, state education commissioner Jeff Riley said Tuesday.
Bill Would Pause MCAS Exam For 4 YearsThe bill would also create a commission to study alternatives to the high-stakes standardized test.
Some High School Seniors Who Haven't Passed MCAS Get Reprieve For GraduationThose seniors can now graduate by showing that they successfully completed a course with the same subject matter.
Gov. Baker Signs Bill Waiving MCAS Requirements During Coronavirus OutbreakGov. Charlie Baker signed a bill Friday that waives MCAS testing for students for the rest of the year.
MCAS Scores Show Slight Improvements In 2019The results of last spring’s MCAS exams were released Tuesday and the state said there are some improvements over last year.
Massachusetts To Explore Consequences Of Invalidated MCAS QuestionStanford University researchers are expected to analyze this year's MCAS test results for any "unintended consequences" of a question on race and slavery.
Massachusetts Pulls Controversial MCAS Question On Race, SlaveryStudents complained they were left in the uncomfortable position of either using racist language or sacrificing historical accuracy.
Massachusetts Releases MCAS Results - How Did Your Town Score?The Massachusetts MCAS scores are out, with some mixed results.
Students Shine A Light On Quality Mental Health Initiatives In High SchoolsThe Shine Initiative, a non-profit in Central Massachusetts, is helping students "shine a light" on good mental health at school.
Half Of Students Meet Expectations On New MCAS TestJust half of students in grades three through eight met or exceeded expectations on the new "next generation MCAS test" in math and English.